Maris Piper

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Maris Piper
Breeder Agent GB Seed Industry

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Maris Piper (leaf)
Maris Piper (flower)
Maris Piper (foliage)
Maris Piper (tuber)
administration
Data sourceCM
DEPT
DEU416
FRA179
GBR165
IRL001
POL IPR BON
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
In-vitro
Tuber and in-vitro
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsFully tested
Part tested
Country of originUNITED KINGDOM
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
Test conditionsNon organic
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Intermediate to late
Growth habitSemi erect
Foliage coverPoor
Moderate to good
Flower colourRed violet
Flower frequencyOccasional
Frequent
BerriesOccasional
Frequent
Light sprout colourPink
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourWhite to yellow
Tuber eye colourYellow
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Cream
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
Very shallow
Tuber skin textureSmooth
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Tubers per plantMany
Tuber sizeSmall
Large
Tuber shape uniformityMedium to uniform
Secondary growthLow
Resistance to external damageModerate to resistant
Dormancy periodMedium
Medium to long
utilisation characteristics
Cooking type / 411 Cooked textureMealy (floury type)
After cooking blackeningNone
TasteGood
Crisp suitabilityPoor
French fry suitabilityGood
Dry matter contentLow
High to very high
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow
Low to medium
Resistance to late blight on tubers (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Laboratory test)Low
Resistance to late blight on foliage (Artificial inoculum in the field)Low to medium
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium coeruleum)Low to medium
Resistance to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea)Low
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
Resistance to gangrene (Phoma foveata)Medium
High
Resistance to dry rot (Fusarium spp.)Low to medium
resistance to bacterial diseases
Resistance to common scab (Streptomyces scabies)Very low to low
Low
Medium
Resistance to blackleg (Erwinia spp.)Medium to high
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus AHigh
Very high
Resistance to potato virus XHigh
Very high
Resistance to potato virus Y (strain not specified)Low
Medium
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusMedium
Medium to high
Resistance to tobacco rattle virusMedium
High
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1High
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 5High to very high
environmental stress factors
Drought resistanceLow to medium
Variety information last modified on 22nd of June, 2015